John L. Plude | Chemical & Engineering News
Volume 95 Issue 20 | p. 42 | Obituaries
Issue Date: May 15, 2017

John L. Plude

Department: ACS News
Keywords: ACS News, ACS, obituaries

John L. Plude, 63, died on Oct. 6, 2016, in Oshkosh, Wis.

“John loved attending ACS national meetings as a councilor for the Northeast Wisconsin Local Section. After a meeting in Las Vegas, John predicted that ACS would never be invited back because chemists did not like to gamble.”—Jennifer Mihalick, colleague

Most recent title: emeritus professor, University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh

Education: B.S., chemistry, University of Connecticut, 1975; Ph.D., analytical chemistry, University of New Hampshire, 1980

Survivors: wife, Patty; daughters, Michelle and Kim; son, Kevin


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